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A documentary inspired by a painting of an oak in Israel.
Ezra Barnea | Oct 10, 2020
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Oaks have been featured in several operas. Here is a list...
Roderick Cameron | Oct 09, 2020
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One of the world's leading oak collections is located in...
Francisco Garin Garcia | Oct 01, 2020

Plant Focus

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A guest post by Matt Candeias, host of the In Defense of Plants podcast and blog

Oak

Species Spotlight: Quercus hypophaea Hayata

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First described by the Japanese botanist Bunzō Hayata in 1913, Quercus hypophaea is a medium to large evergreen oak restricted to the southeastern part of Taiwan.

Oaks Hold the Keys to Understanding Ancient Rome

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Two papers report on research that use oak tree-rings to understand aspects of Ancient Rome.

Oak Wood Samples and Growth Rate

Wood samples can tell us something about how growth rates are affected by environment. 

The Gallipoli Oaks Project

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Gallipoli oaks are being planted to commemorate First World War Centenary.

Arboretum de la Chabotte

Quercus robur ×​​​​​​​ dentata

A visit to the collections of Daniel Dumont, an Oak Open Day in Belgium.

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